Navigation Links
Abbott Receives FDA Clearance for New CELL-DYN(R) Emerald(TM) Hematology Instrument
Date:2/11/2009

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced it received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its new, compact hematology instrument, CELL-DYN Emerald(TM). Abbott's CELL-DYN Emerald will expand the company's hematology platform by offering a high performance, affordable solution for small to mid- sized clinical laboratories.

As small to mid-sized hospital laboratories and clinics continue to seek greater efficiency and productivity under tighter space limitations, Emerald's small size, touch screen software, and reliability offer an easy-to-use, compact table/bench top instrument for performing complete blood counts (CBCs), a test routinely ordered by doctors to assess a patient's overall health and to screen for a variety of disorders such as anemia and infection.

This new hematology system has many automation features designed to save laboratories' time, allowing them to improve productivity and reduce costs. Time saving features of Abbott's CELL-DYN Emerald include:

    -- A full touch-screen monitor to simplify operation.
    -- One-button startup.
    -- Low reagent consumption.
    -- Automatic cleaning and shutdown features.
    -- Barcode labeled reagents.

A key facet of CELL-DYN Emerald is its compact size -- weighing just 9kg (< 20 lbs) -- as well as its intuitive software interface that allows for easy navigation and quick results. With Abbott's Emerald, CBC results are completed in 60 seconds and reported in an easy-to-read format with histograms representing white blood cells, red blood cells and platelets.

"As hospitals and clinics try to do more, faster and in less space, Abbott's CELL-DYN Emerald offers a compact, fast, reliable ana
'/>"/>

SOURCE Abbott
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Abbott to Present at Bear Stearns Healthcare Conference
2. The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, Wal-Mart, and Abbott Host Child Safety Events
3. Dow Jones Sustainability Index Again Recognizes Abbott for Continued Leadership in Business, Environmental and Social Performance
4. Abbott Declares 335th Consecutive Quarterly Dividend
5. Abbott Again Honored as Top Company for Working Moms
6. Abbotts HUMIRA(R) (adalimumab) Honored With Prestigious Galen Prize for Innovation in Patient Care
7. Abbott Hosts Conference Call for Third-Quarter Earnings
8. Abbott Broadens Use of i-STAT Handheld Blood Analyzer with CLIA Waiver Granted by FDA for CHEM8+ Test Cartridge
9. Abbott Named One of the Best Companies for Hispanics by Hispanic Business Magazine
10. Abbott Again Honored as a Leader in Diversity
11. Abbott Researchers Target Neuronal Nicotinic Receptors for Treatment of Pain and Cognition
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/3/2015)... ... August 03, 2015 , ... ... Constitution, the new Lifetime reality series, “Atlanta Plastic” is getting attention for moving ... plastic surgery, with its predominantly African-American cast of doctors and patients. Beverly Hills ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... ... August 03, 2015 , ... They know every second counts. And when ... Center offers some of the best care in the nation. For the past two ... fastest average blood clot removal time in the country. During the months of June ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... ... August 03, 2015 , ... Kantor ... in favor of the firm’s client Rebecca Hamsher, deciding that in accordance with ... reimburse benefits for Hamsher’s residential treatment for bulimia, depression and other mental health ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... PA (PRWEB) , ... August 03, 2015 , ... ... Africa , Infectious diseases researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine ... rollout of HIV prevention drugs in sub-Saharan Africa. , A cooperative agreement ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... Irving, Texas (PRWEB) , ... August 03, 2015 ... ... awarded an agreement to Seattle-based Genelex to offer pharmacogenetic lab testing and ... care and reduce health care costs. , Annually, more than 8.6 million ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Article on Lifetime’s New “Atlanta Plastic” Reality Series Underlines the Diversity of Today’s Plastic Surgery Patients, Says Plastic Surgeon Dr. J 2Health News:Article on Lifetime’s New “Atlanta Plastic” Reality Series Underlines the Diversity of Today’s Plastic Surgery Patients, Says Plastic Surgeon Dr. J 3Health News:Providence St. Vincent Stroke Care Recognized Among Best in the Country 2Health News:Providence St. Vincent Stroke Care Recognized Among Best in the Country 3Health News:Kantor & Kantor Announces North Cypress Medical Center Must Reimburse Benefits for Mental Health Treatment 2Health News:Kantor & Kantor Announces North Cypress Medical Center Must Reimburse Benefits for Mental Health Treatment 3Health News:$5M Effort to Guide Use of HIV Prevention Meds in Africa 2Health News:$5M Effort to Guide Use of HIV Prevention Meds in Africa 3Health News:$5M Effort to Guide Use of HIV Prevention Meds in Africa 4Health News:Novation Awards Genelex First Group Purchasing Agreement for Pharmacogenetic Testing and Precision Medicine Software 2Health News:Novation Awards Genelex First Group Purchasing Agreement for Pharmacogenetic Testing and Precision Medicine Software 3
... ― As part of preparations for a possible large-scale ... local levels should determine where and how anthrax-preventing antibiotics ... report from the Institute of Medicine. The report ... with the federal government to assess the benefits and ...
... a promising yet volatile French SME in the medical ... The seven founders teamed-up with Grard Heinrich, an experienced ... Ventures, an investment fund specialising in start-up support. Now ... are backing CrossJect, which is awaiting favourable conditions for ...
... pressure to share sexual images via the new phenomenon of ... found. ,Sexting, is the practice of sending and receiving ... is one of the first academic investigations into ,sexting, from ... to the 2011 Australasian Sexual Health Conference in Canberra. ...
... (HealthDay News) -- Yawning may be a natural way of ... examined the frequency of yawns among 80 people in the ... seasonal variations. Yawning is known to be "contagious," the ... yawning, nearly half of the participants yawned while outdoors in ...
... at least on the healthy part. "Early to bed and early ... youths keep slimmer and more physically active than their night-owl peers, ... A study in the Oct. 1 issue of the journal ... participants, ages 9 to 16, and compared their weights and uses ...
... , THURSDAY, Sept. 29 (HealthDay News) -- Men over ... undertreated for their condition, according to a new study. ... by other health problems -- or "co-morbid" conditions -- are ... as expected, University of California, Los Angeles researchers found. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Community storage of anthrax-preventing antibiotics should be determined by state 2Health News:Community storage of anthrax-preventing antibiotics should be determined by state 3Health News:An innovation star for Europe 2Health News:An innovation star for Europe 3Health News:'Sexting' driven by peer pressure 2Health News:Yawning May Help the Brain Chill Out 2Health News:Early to bed and early to rise -- study suggests it's keeping kids leaner 2Health News:Otherwise Healthy Older Men Undertreated for Prostate Cancer: Study 2Health News:Otherwise Healthy Older Men Undertreated for Prostate Cancer: Study 3
(Date:8/3/2015)... N.J. , Aug. 3, 2015 Ortho ... has been named Chief Corporate Brand and Communications ... firm,s executive leadership team, Bouryal will lead the company,s ... builds on its transition to an independent company by ... report to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Dr. ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... YORK , Aug. 3, 2015   ... global pharmaceutical company Allergan plc is ... Deloitte and Intermountain Healthcare to include ... harness ConvergeHEALTH,s OutcomesMiner analytics platform to generate real-world ... outcomes. "We look forward to expanding ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... 2015 Global physiotherapy ... USD 24.7 billion by 2022, according to a ... prevalence of neurological and musculoskeletal disorders are expected ... forecast period. The presence of efficient and effective ... the technologies coupled with implementation of favorable government ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Appoints Kristie Bouryal Chief Corporate Brand and Communications Officer 2ConvergeHEALTH by Deloitte and Intermountain Healthcare Expand Real World Evidence Collaboration with Allergan to Focus on Women's Health 2ConvergeHEALTH by Deloitte and Intermountain Healthcare Expand Real World Evidence Collaboration with Allergan to Focus on Women's Health 3ConvergeHEALTH by Deloitte and Intermountain Healthcare Expand Real World Evidence Collaboration with Allergan to Focus on Women's Health 4Physiotherapy Equipments Market Worth $24.7 Billion By 2022: Grand View Research, Inc. 2Physiotherapy Equipments Market Worth $24.7 Billion By 2022: Grand View Research, Inc. 3Physiotherapy Equipments Market Worth $24.7 Billion By 2022: Grand View Research, Inc. 4Physiotherapy Equipments Market Worth $24.7 Billion By 2022: Grand View Research, Inc. 5
2.5V Halogen source, fiber-optic delivery, 2.5X magnification....
... Light transmitted via fiber optic ... Keeler otoscopes have bright halogen ... visualization of aural canal. ... capability. Ring rheostat for ...
Durable, simple and easy to use. Lightweight, base can detach and be used as a penlight....
Pocket-sized instrument. All Keeler otoscopes have bright halogen illumination for clear and accurate visualization of aural canal. Lithium-ion batteries with quick recharge capability. Ring rheos...
Medicine Products: